Police have applied to extend the bail of Mason Greenwood following the Manchester United forward’s arrest on suspicion of rape, assault and threats to kill. Greenwood was arrested in January.
A Greater Manchester Police statement said: “We are continuing to investigate a report made to us on Sunday 30 January of online social media images and videos posted by a woman reporting incidents of physical violence. A 20-year-old man arrested that day on suspicion of the rape and assault of a woman, and threats to kill, remains on bail.
“An application has been made to the courts to have his bail extended beyond Saturday 30 April, but the hearing isn’t expected to be until mid-June. The suspect will remain on conditional bail until the date of the court hearing.”
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